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English Heritage Listing update status

Today we responded to the consultation report relating to our application to amend and upgrade the listed status of Sandfields Pumping Station.
We listened very carefully to your responses as part of the consultation process and concluded that we should pursue a change form Grade II to Grade II*. 161 more words

Sandfields Pumping Station

Lichfield’s Arts & Heritage Procession

The Friends of Sandfields is participating in an Arts & Heritage Procession through Lichfield City Centre on the morning of Saturday 25th October.

In addition we have booked a table in the Guildroom (Guildhall downstairs room) and wall space in the Guildhall corridor both of which will be open to the public between 10 am to 4 pm. 105 more words

Sandfields Pumping Station

Ipswich industrial

This concrete silo stands at the gateway of what is now the new Waterfront regeneration and is a reminder of the past industry that once used the Ipswich wet dock.   68 more words


Riverside Museum, Glasgow Scotland

Glasgow Scotland is situated on the River Clyde and is a historic and post-industrial city that is internationally known for successful urban renewal (10). Once home to a wide range of heavy industries, including ship-building, locomotive construction and engineering, Glasgow was known as the Second City of the British Empire during the 19th century. 213 more words

Gasometer, Oberhausen

The Gasometer is an industrial monument and an anchor on the European Route of Industrial Heritage. The gasometer was once a storage system for coal gas which was both a by-product of and a fuel source for iron-production and… 82 more words

Industrial Heritage

Rhine Park Duisburg

Landscape Architect: Atelier LOIDL

I was riding the tram in Duisburg, Germany, on my way to see the Tiger and Turtle sculpture, when the the mosaic above caught my eye.   140 more words

Landscape Architecture

Before & After: 4 stunning restorations from "Best Rescue of a Historical Industrial Building"

There were some excellent projects put forward for this year’s English Heritage Angel Awards, including these stunning transformations in the “Best Rescue of a Historical Industrial Building” category. 341 more words